The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Manager
Rank 158 150 131
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Manager 24 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.76% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.79% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 28
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £55,750 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
Software Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3719 3565 3033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.37% 96.48% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3043 2944 2547
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,454
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Manager
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Manager across the East Midlands region.

Software Manager Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Software Manager
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Manager across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Software Manager Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Manager
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Manager within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +23 12 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire -22 6 £55,000 +12.82% 1
Northamptonshire +5 4 £50,000 -
Derbyshire -11 3 £35,000 -23.91% 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £60,000 -
Software Manager
England

Software Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Software Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Manager in their job title.

1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Mentoring
3 14 (31.82%) People Management
4 13 (29.55%) SDLC
4 13 (29.55%) Open Source
4 13 (29.55%) Web Development
5 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (27.27%) PHP
5 12 (27.27%) SQL
6 11 (25.00%) VB
6 11 (25.00%) Retail
7 10 (22.73%) .NET
8 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
9 7 (15.91%) Project Management
10 6 (13.64%) ITIL
11 5 (11.36%) CAD
11 5 (11.36%) Autodesk
11 5 (11.36%) C#
11 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
11 5 (11.36%) Data Management
11 5 (11.36%) QA
12 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
12 4 (9.09%) Coaching
12 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (9.09%) MVC
12 4 (9.09%) Scrum
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 4 (9.09%) SLA

Software Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Software Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.27%) Behat
1 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 11 (25.00%) Retail
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.55%) Middleware
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) LAMP
4 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.27%) CSS3
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) CMDB
3 2 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (2.27%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Mentoring
3 14 (31.82%) People Management
4 13 (29.55%) SDLC
4 13 (29.55%) Open Source
4 13 (29.55%) Web Development
5 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.91%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL
7 5 (11.36%) CAD
7 5 (11.36%) Data Management
8 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 4 (9.09%) Coaching
8 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) Scrum
9 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.82%) Release Management
10 2 (4.55%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PHP
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) VB
3 5 (11.36%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Autodesk
2 3 (6.82%) Remedy
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Telerik
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
East Midlands
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Salary: To £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: (uncapped) + Car + Benefits
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